Event | September 14, 2021
To promote Japan-Russia academic collaboration for the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Hokkaido University, Moscow State University and Association of Institutions of Higher Education of Russian Federation and Japan are holding two days “Japan-Russia Scientific Forum.” Four different thematic online workshops will be organized, in which experts will be giving their presentations and commentaries on the subject matter.
The forum will be held online; prior registration is required and is open for public.
For more details, please refer to the information provided below.
1. Online Workshop “Sustainable Regional Development, International Cooperation and the Protection of the Arctic Environment”
Date & time: 14 September 2021 (Tue), 15:00-18:00 (Japan time) / 9:00-12:00 (Moscow time)
Co-organizers: Arctic Challenge for Sustainability (ArCS) II Project; UArctic Thematic Network on the Arctic in Asia, Asia in the Arctic
Language: English (with simultaneous interpretation into Japanese and Russian)
Registration: Google Forms (https://forms.gle/Esnp2UBHBxjHFZAQ7) by 10 September 2021.
2. Online Workshop “Language and Cultures of Ethnic Minorities in Higher Education in Russia and Hokkaido”
Date & time: 15 September 2021 (Wed.), 15:00-17:50 (Japan time) / 9:00-11:50 (Moscow time)
Co-organizers: North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk; Research Faculty of Media and Communication; Graduate School of Education (Hokkaido University)
Language: English, Russian and Japanese (with simultaneous interpretation)
Registration: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcufumgrDwrHd0BQeZTJaJazVcjH_Gyo9VE by 10 September 2021.
3. Online Workshop “Child Health and Growth”
Date & time: 15 September 2021 (Wed.), 15:00-18:00 (Japan time) / 9:00-12:00 (Moscow time)
Registration: Google Forms (https://forms.gle/nnYHp29vvutbSjk97) by 13 September 2021.
4. Online Workshop “Japan-Russia Collaboration for Ecosystem Monitoring”
Date & time: 15 September 2021 (Wed.), 19:00-20:30 (Japan time) / 13:00-14:30 (Moscow time)
Co-organizers: Hokkaido University Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Moscow State University Faculty of Geography, Human Resource Development Platform for Japan-Russia Economic Cooperation and Personnel Exchange (HaRP, Hokkaido University)
Language: English and Russian (with simultaneous interpretation)
Registration: through email to ram[at]ees.hokudai.ac.jp（Dr. Ram Avtar, Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University)）
*For contact person, please refer to the online workshop’s webpage